Making wet room dreams come true.

It’s now easier than ever to make your customers’ wet room dreams come true with AKW’s new range of formers, tanking kits and waste kits. With over 26 years in the business, 1 million satisfied customers and our own fleet of 40 delivery vehicles, AKW is the brand of choice for installers worldwide.

What is a wet room former?

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Wet Room Formers & Waste Kits

For the ultimate in five-star hotel style luxury, TriForm combines stunning design with incredible strength and reliability. A lifetime guarantee, 40 stone/254kg point-loading and drainage of 78 litres per minute make TriForm the gold standard of wet room formers.

  • 5 sizes available
  • No underboarding
  • GRP composition
  • Lifetime guarantee
  • 40 stone/254kg load

TriForm Linear Waste

The discreet linear waste is not only ultra-stylish, its superior drainage rate makes it perfect for high-volume showering and it’s reversible for a tiled or stainless steel finish.

The complete ‘out of the box’ wet room solution, complete with GRP former and waste kit. Affordable, strong and available in our widest range of size options.

  • 8 sizes available
  • No underboarding
  • GRP composition
  • 20-year guarantee
  • 25 stone/158kg load

DuraForm makes creating a wet room more affordable than ever. Strong, lightweight and easy to handle, DuraForm is suited to all budgets and situations.

  • 7 sizes available
  • EPS composition
  • 10-year guarantee
  • 25 stone/158kg load
  • Easily cut to size
SureForm & DuraForm Waste Options

AKW’s GW50 (50mm trap depth) and GW19 (19mm trap depth) wastes work seamlessly with our SureForm and DuraForm formers. Both are gravity fed wastes. Our PW50 pumped waste is also available for pumped drainage.

Stainless Steel Waste Adaptor

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Tanking Kits

Once you have installed the AKW wet room former, a waterproof tanking system must be used before adding tiles. AKW’s range of tanking kits have been thoroughly tested and recommended for use with all our wet room formers and waste kits.


FormSafe is quick and easy to apply and ready to tile immediately – no drying time required. It consists of a 1mm thick rubberised waterproof membrane and joint reinforcing tape. FormSafe comes with a lifetime guarantee.

  • No drying time
  • Ready to tile immediately
  • Membrane system
  • Lifetime guarantee

Mapelastic AquaDefense

AquaDefense is an ultra-rapid drying paint-on waterproofing system, ready to tile in just four hours. The flexible liquid membrane is used with our pre-formed flexible corners and joint tape.

  • Ultra-rapid drying
  • Ready to tile in 4 hours
  • Liquid membrane system
  • 5-year guarantee

Mapegum Wet Room Kit

Mapegum Wet Room Kit is our most affordable tanking system. The liquid membrane and pre-formed corners and joint tape can be ready to tile in just 24 hours.

  • Ready to tile in 24 hours
  • Liquid membrane system
  • 5-year guarantee
  • Affordable
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Installation Videos

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